Average weather in May in Basse-Terre (Basse-Terre), Guadeloupe

The average minimum temperature (usually the minimum temperature is noted during the night) in Basse-Terre in May is 23.0°C (73.4°F). The amount of rain in May is high with an average of 148mm (5.8in). The average maximum daytime temperature lies around 30.0°C (86°F). If you enjoy looking at a blue sky and love the sun than this is a great time to go to Basse-Terre with 245 hours of sun.


So what to wear in May? Visitors traveling to Basse-Terre should plan on bringing a totally waterproof rain jacket since it will often be raining. Also bring your shorts or a skirt because it can be very warm or even hot. With a water temperature of around 27.0°C (80.6°F), this is a great month to swim so bring your swimwear.

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For other monthly average weather and what to do in May look at the numbers below.

Monthly Averages in May

Show in Fahrenheit

Min Temperature 23 °C
Max Temperature 30 °C
Water Temperature 27 °C
Chance of Rain 70%
Precipitation 148mm
Rainy Days 21
Sunshine Hours 245

Where to stay in Basse-Terre

What To Do

We rated the following activities from 1 (least suitable) to 10 (best) to do in .

Swimming
9/10
Cycling
7/10
Walking
7/10
Camping
6/10
Outdoor sports
7/10

Weather Forecasts for Basse-Terre (Basse-Terre)

SUN Dec 05
28°C | 24°C

Moderate rain

MON Dec 06
28°C | 24°C

Moderate rain

TUE Dec 07
28°C | 24°C

Moderate rain

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